Sales and Marketing Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00000115-1
  • Date Posted: 7 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Nova Search & Selection
  • Location: Surrey/London
  • Salary: £24,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Kristina Lushey
  • Email: Kristina@novasearch.co.uk

Job Description

Sales and Marketing Assistant, Remote Working but occasional office visits, Salary up to £25,000 p.a.

Purpose:

This small but fast growth challenger brand is on a mission to make good nutrition easy and accessible. They’ve created a range of frozen nutritious superfood smoothie kits and plant-based ingredients for blending, breakfast and baking. To support their growth, we are recruiting for an additional member of the sales and marketing team.

Responsibilities

  • Reporting to the commercial director
  • Supporting the sales and marketing functions plus additional ad-hoc project

Example Work:

  • Marketing: Organise photo shoots, briefing graphic designers, send product samples, proof reading of artwork, managed Brandbank database, support social media and D2C website activity
  • Sales: retailer promotion and new line forms, sales forecasting, respond to ad-hoc queries from retailers and distributors.

Skills & Experience

  • Graduate calibre. Ideally with a business or marketing degree or equivalent
  • At least one year full time work experience (ideally 6-12 months FMCG experience)
  • Competent IT Skills: primarily Excel (also PowerPoint)
  • Attention to detail and comfortable working with numbers EG: happy to run a sales report and provide analysis.
  • Self-sufficient, highly motivated and comfortable working remotely
  • Team player, positive, high energy and resilient
  • Organised, pro-active
  • Passion for food and nutrition

Hours and Location:

  • Full time 5 days per week
  • Home based role
  • Able to travel to central London or home counties (at least once/week)

Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company laptop and phone
  • 25 days holiday
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Free frozen fruit, smoothies and soup!

Nova Search and Selection is acting as an employment agency for this role.